Metabolic Syndrome

Clinical Trial Finder

Many patients with metabolic syndrome are interested in participating in the latest research regarding their condition. This Clinical Trial Finder can help you—or a loved one—easily find ongoing cardiovascular clinical research trials for which you might qualify. This list is a service of the U.S. National Institutes of Health called, a database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies.

Simply click on the trial below that interests you to learn how you might participate.

Effects of TA-65, a Telomerase Inhibitor on Metabolic Syndrome

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome X
Intervention:   Dietary Supplement: TA-65
Sponsor:   University of Connecticut
Recruiting - verified August 2015

Prospective Cohort Study of the Effect of Bariatric/Metabolic Surgery on Morbid Obesity Patients With Metabolic Syndrome

Conditions:   Obesity;   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Procedure: Bariatric surgery;   Other: Intensive medical therapy
Sponsor:   Hanyang University
Recruiting - verified August 2015

Effect of Brazilian Fruits Peel on Metabolic Regulation and Appetite in Healthy Subjects

Condition:   Healthy
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Control drink;   Dietary Supplement: Brazilian fruit peel flour;   Dietary Supplement: Negative control drink
Sponsors:   Lund University;   University of Campinas, Brazil
Recruiting - verified June 2015

MRI Substudy; Metabolic Changes Due to Iatrogenic Hypogonadism

Conditions:   Prostate Cancer;   Metabolic Syndrome;   Hypogonadism;   Fatty Liver
Interventions:   Drug: Triptorelin;   Procedure: Orchiectomy
Sponsor:   Herlev Hospital
Active, not recruiting - verified August 2015

Long-term Effects of Lifestyle Intervention During Pregnancy in High Risk Women and in Their Offspring - Role of Environmental, Genetic and Epigenetic Factors

Conditions:   Type 2 Diabetes;   Obesity;   Metabolic Syndrome
Sponsor:   Helsinki University
Enrolling by invitation - verified August 2015

Canola Oil Multi-Centre Intervention Trial II

Conditions:   Cardiovascular Disease;   Diabetes;   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Other: Regular Canola Oil;   Other: High Oleic Canola Oil;   Other: Western Type Diet - Common Dietary Oils
Sponsors:   University of Manitoba;   Penn State University;   University of Toronto;   Laval University;   St. Boniface General Hospital Research Centre
Recruiting - verified August 2015

Effects of Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids on Intestinal Lipid Metabolism in Insulin-resistant Men

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Other: Polyunsaturated fatty acids diet;   Other: Saturated fatty acids diet
Sponsors:   Laval University;   Canadian Institutes of Health Research  (CIHR)
Recruiting - verified August 2015

Endothelial Function in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Versus Healthy Subjects

Conditions:   Insulin Resistance;   Type 2 Diabetes
Interventions:   Other: mixed meal;   Other: Acute in vivo induced hyperinsulinemia
Sponsor:   Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine
Recruiting - verified August 2015

Investigations of the Effect of MK-7 on Bone and Glucose Metabolism and Arterial Calcification

Condition:   Metabolic Bone Disorder
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: K2 vitamin;   Dietary Supplement: Placebo
Sponsors:   University of Aarhus;   Axellus
Active, not recruiting - verified August 2015

Cognition and Exercise Training

Conditions:   Metabolic Syndrome;   Coronary Heart Disease;   Chronic Heart Failure
Interventions:   Other: high intensity interval training (HIIT);   Other: moderate intensity continuous exercise training
Sponsor:   Montreal Heart Institute
Recruiting - verified August 2015

Monitoring and Management for Metabolic Side Effects of Antipsychotics

Conditions:   Mental Health;   Psychotic Disorders
Intervention:   Other: Evidence-Based Quality Improvement Plus Facilitation
Sponsor:   Department of Veterans Affairs
Active, not recruiting - verified August 2015

SGA-induced Metabolic Syndrome in Bipolar Youth

Condition:   Bipolar Youth Treated With Second-generation Antipsychotics
Interventions:   Drug: Omega;   Drug: Placebo;   Drug: Quetiapine fumarate
Sponsors:   University of Cincinnati;   National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Recruiting - verified August 2015

Effects of Selective Inhibition of Cholesterol Absorption With Ezetimibe on Intestinal Cholesterol Homeostasis in Dyslipidemic Men With Insulin-resistance - a Pilot Study

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome X
Interventions:   Drug: Ezetimibe;   Drug: Placebo
Sponsor:   Laval University
Recruiting - verified August 2015

China Action on Spine and Hip Status

Conditions:   Osteoporosis;   Liver Steatosis;   Metabolic Syndrome;   Obesity
Sponsors:   Beijing Jishuitan Hospital;   Fu Wai Hospital, Beijing, China;   University of California, San Francisco;   Beijing Shi Jing Shan hospital,Beijing, China;   Beijing Shun Yi traditional hospital,Beijing, China;   Tai yuan central hospital,taiyuan, shanxi;   Cheng Du Da Yi hospital,Cheng du, Sichuan;   Shen Yang 4th hospital,shen yang, liaoning;   Second hospital of sichuan university,Cheng du, Sichuan;   Shen Yang Red Cross hospital,shen yang, liaoning
Recruiting - verified August 2015

Phase IIb Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of GFT505 Versus Placebo in Patients With Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)

Condition:   Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)
Interventions:   Drug: GFT505 80mg;   Drug: GFT505 120mg;   Drug: Placebo
Sponsors:   Genfit;   Naturalpha;   Premier Research Group plc
Active, not recruiting - verified August 2015

Regulation of FGF21 by Nutritional Challenges

Conditions:   Fasting;   Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)
Interventions:   Behavioral: Fasting;   Behavioral: Fasting;   Behavioral: Diet;   Dietary Supplement: oral carbohydrate challenge
Sponsor:   Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Recruiting - verified August 2015

A Case Control Study Evaluating the Prevalence of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Among Patients With Psoriasis

Conditions:   Psoriasis;   Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Sponsor:   George Washington University
Recruiting - verified August 2015

Prospective Randomized Trial Comparing Two Techniques of Sleeve Gastrectomy

Condition:   Morbid Obesity
Intervention:   Procedure: Sleeve gastrectomy
Sponsor:   Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge
Completed - verified August 2015

Effects of Worksite Wellness Interventions on Vascular Function, Insulin Sensitivity and High-Density Lipoprotein in Overweight or Obese Women

Conditions:   Atherosclerosis;   Diabetes Mellitus;   Obesity;   Dyslipidemia;   Hypertension
Interventions:   Behavioral: Exercise;   Behavioral: Weight Loss
Sponsor:   National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Completed - verified August 2015

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